mussalchee

noun mus·sal·chee \-lˌchē\

Definition of mussalchee

plural

-s

India

  1. 1 :  one that tends or carries a mussal :  torchbearer

  2. 2 :  a kitchen servant :  scullion —used by Europeans

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Origin and Etymology of mussalchee

Hindi mashʽalcī, from Persian, from Arabic mashʽal toch + Turkish -ci (suffix denoting an agent)


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